Texas Court Blocks Federal Plan To Extend Overtime Pay To MillionsThe U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Texas granted the nationwide preliminary injunction, saying the Department of Labor's rule exceeds the authority the agency was delegated by Congress.
Texas Unemployment Rate Up Slightly, Despite Adding Jobs In JulyThe Texas Workforce Commission is reporting the Texas unemployment rate rose slightly in July to 4.6 percent, continuing a recent trend.
Applications For US Unemployment Benefits FallFewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, evidence that layoffs are scarce and employers are likely hiring at a solid clip.
Why Your Resumé Isn't Getting You In The DoorAre you having a hard time getting your foot in the door for a job interview? Farai Chideya, author of "The Episodic Career," shares her tips for making yourself stand out from the pack.
Variety Of Factors Prevent Some From Working To Retirement Age Increasing numbers of Americans are expecting to work well past the traditional retirement age, and in some cases they are dismissing the idea of retirement altogether.
5 Essential Tips For The Office OptimistAre you having trouble keeping an upbeat attitude at work? Erica Brown, the author of "Take Your Soul to Work," has five tips for staying optimistic, even in a grumpy office environment.
Job Search Site Names Best Companies For Work-Life BalanceSouthwest Airlines makes the Top 25 workplaces that provide the best work-life balance, according to Indeed.com, a job search site.
3 Exercises To Help You Succeed At WorkDo you want to eliminate work stress and get those creative juices flowing? Try these three simple tips from Barnet Bain, author of "The Book of Doing and Being."
Jobs Report: Landing An Entry-Level PositionAlthough the labor market has been strengthening, there's still big competition to land entry-level jobs.
Another Major Company Relocating To PlanoAnother major company is in negotiations to set-up shop in North Texas, bringing thousands of potential jobs to the area.
Records Reveal Dallas Police Officers With Checkered Work HistoryRecords show that about 160 officers in Dallas, one of the country's largest police departments, remain on the job despite being punished for a variety of offenses, some serious such as theft, excessive force and lying.
Texas Unemployment Drops To 4.4 Percent In JanuaryThe unemployment rate in Texas fell to 4.4 percent in January, marking the fifth straight month of declines.